Category Archives: Sport

Opinion: RJ Hampton passing on college basketball is what NCAA wants, but won’t start trend

Opinion: RJ Hampton passing on college basketball is what NCAA wants, but won’t start trend Shortly after announcing on ESPN’s “Get Up” Tuesday that his path to becoming a lottery pick in the 2020 NBA draft would go through pro basketball in an Australian league next season rather than Kansas, Memphis or Texas Tech, R.J. […]

Bart Starr, Green Bay Packers Quarterback And ‘Ice Bowl’ Hero, Dies At 85

Bart Starr, Green Bay Packers Quarterback And ‘Ice Bowl’ Hero, Dies At 85 Legendary Green Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr died Sunday in Birmingham, Ala. He was 85 years old. Starr, who played for the Packers from 1956 to 1971, was the first quarterback in history to win five NFL championships. He was inducted into […]

Indianapolis 500: Simon Pagenaud Holds Off Alexander Rossi to Win

Indianapolis 500: Simon Pagenaud Holds Off Alexander Rossi to Win INDIANAPOLIS — Simon Pagenaud had perhaps as good an explanation as any for how he won the 103rd Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. “This race chooses its winners,” Pagenaud said after holding off Alexander Rossi in a frantic finish. “Today, I was the chosen one.” Also […]

Red Sox vs. Blue Jays odds, line: MLB picks, predictions for return of David Price from model on 97-73 roll

Red Sox vs. Blue Jays odds, line: MLB picks, predictions for return of David Price from model on 97-73 roll The Boston Red Sox, who have dominated the Toronto Blue Jays through the years, look to pick up where they left off when they face off in Game 1 of a four-game series on Monday […]

Brooks Koepka waits until after winning PGA Championship to kiss girlfriend Jena Sims

Brooks Koepka waits until after winning PGA Championship to kiss girlfriend Jena Sims In search of his fourth major title, Brooks Koepka began Sunday’s final round of the PGA Championship with a comfortable seven-shot lead. But the same ultra-focused mentality that has enabled Koepka to win a pair of U.S. Opens and potentially a second […]

2019 PGA Championship leaderboard breakdown: Coverage, scores, highlights from Round 1 at Bethpage Black

2019 PGA Championship leaderboard breakdown: Coverage, scores, highlights from Round 1 at Bethpage Black FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — Brooks Koepka was in one of the early groups out on the course at Bethpage Black in the 101st PGA Championship, so his course-record 63 lingered over the rest of the field as everyone tried to chase the […]

More Screens For Jamal Murray: An Offensive Adjustment For The Denver Nuggets [Film Study]

More Screens For Jamal Murray: An Offensive Adjustment For The Denver Nuggets [Film Study] The Denver Nuggets are gearing up for a win-or-go-home Game Seven of their Western Conference Semifinal series versus the Portland Trail Blazers on the heels of a loss in which they struggled to hit shots. Their effective field goal percentage (eFG) […]

Kevin Durant Erupts for 50 Points as Warriors Shake Off Pesky Clippers

Kevin Durant Erupts for 50 Points as Warriors Shake Off Pesky Clippers As the Los Angeles Clippers found out Friday night, the best way to explain Kevin Durant when peaking is that everything he does feels inevitable. You can put a hand in his face, double the post, send two at the ball, or even […]

Russell Westbrook still can’t overcome Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook still can’t overcome Russell Westbrook When I woke up this morning after barely three hours of sleep, I had a message from my little brother: “Russ has got to learn how to shoot, man.” Damian Lillard’s deep three to clinch the series against the Thunder was amazing, and so expected in the midst […]

Liverpool show again they can win ‘by any means necessary’ to set up a showdown with Barcelona

Liverpool show again they can win ‘by any means necessary’ to set up a showdown with Barcelona PORTO, Portugal — If the apocalypse comes and all life is wiped out, Liverpool will be right there next to the cockroaches. They’re the side that won’t go away. They’re the side that in the space of a […]